How to install Odoo on Ubuntu Linux 16,04
Simple seven steps tutorial
In this tutorial, you will learn how to install Odoo in just several steps. It does not matter what version you want to install - 9, 10 or 11, this solution will work right.
1. Step 1 - update your OS:
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt upgrade
2. Step 2 - download the script.
To make the things easier you can simply download the script made by Yenthe Van Ginneken. If you want to change the port or other parameters simply edit the script (by
Make the script executable:
chmod +x odoo_install.sh
3. Step 3 - Run the script:
4. Step 4 - Configure Odoo
If you made change the name of your Odoo in the script the config file will also have a different than below:
sudo nano etc/odoo-server.conf
5. Step 5 - Restart Odoo
If you changed the config you should restart Odoo to apply the changes:
sudo /etc/init.d/odoo-server restart
You can also use the command service
Please note that if you have edited installation script and changed the name of the
service YourOdooName restart
6. Step 6 - Access Odoo
Please note for the local server it would be 0.0.0.0:8069, also if you have changed the port number remember to use it while running the Odoo. The next step would be connecting a domain to work with Odoo. For this please read the post "Configuring Nginx for Odoo" or "Configuring Apache for Odoo".